A standalone malicious program which uses computer or network resources to make complete copies of itself. May include code or other malware to damage both the system and the network.
Once detected, the F-Secure security product will automatically disinfect the suspect file by either deleting it or renaming it.
Worm:VBS/VBSWG.Z@mm is an encrypted e-mail worm that displays a text message when executed.Information about the original VBS/Onthefly.A (also known as I-Worm.Lee.o and VBS/VBSWG) is available in the Worm:VBS/Onthefly description.
VBSWG.Z worm propagates in e-mail messages with the following characteristics:
- Subject: Mawanella
- Body: Mawanella is one of the Sri Lanka's Muslim Village
- Attachment: Mawanella.vbs
When the attached file is executed, the worm mass mails itself to each recipient in every address book and shows the following messagebox: